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queensland

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Queensland brings GPS ambulance tracking to the public

The Queensland Ambulance Service is using GPS tracking to allow members of the public to view the whereabouts of the state's ambulance fleet.

By 26 August 2014

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Queensland police mapping crime scenes with 3D scanner

The Queensland police will be using the CSIRO's Zebedee scanner to map crime scenes in 3D.

By 18 February 2014

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How to watch Super Bowl 50 in Australia

You don't need to chuck a sickie or try to sneak off to your nearest pub during your lunch break -- you can still watch the NFL's game of games on your smartphone or tablet (or sneak a peek on your work computer).

By 8 February 2016

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Pacific Grim: How the controversial TPP signed away your digital rights

After years of negotiation, the 12 countries behind the Trans-Pacific Partnership have finally signed off on a trade deal worth almost half the world's GDP. So how did we get here? And what exactly have we walked into?

By 4 February 2016

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Seek-and-destroy robot to stop starfish killing the Great Barrier Reef

The Queensland University of Technology is developing an autonomous robot to deal with the one of the biggest threats to the Great Barrier Reef: Crown-of-Thorns Starfish.

By 8 September 2015

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Police go on Facebook to charge Nickelback with crimes against music

Police in the Australian state of Queensland decide that the controversially bland band must be stopped.

By 21 May 2015

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Two adorable new spiders found: Meet Sparklemuffin and Skeletorus

Two new species of peacock spider have been found in Queensland, Australia -- the colourful Sparklemuffin and the spooky Skeletorus.

By 6 March 2015

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Queensland will miss the R18+ games legislation deadline

The state will miss the date to pass its own legislation about R18+ games, but it won't stop them from going on sale anyway.

By 30 November 2012

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Fruit flies fitted with tiny backpacks to save farms

The CSIRO is putting RFID sensors on Queensland fruit flies to study their behaviour in the hopes of saving Queensland's crops.

By 4 April 2014

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Doctor Who pop-up shop hitting Brisbane

The Doctor Who pop-up shop that saw such wild success in Sydney is next taking to the Queensland capital.

By 8 October 2013